The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP)


The University of Nebraska Medical Center is one of thirteen sites of the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP), a national program funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. SHPEP is a six-week summer academic enrichment program that offers freshman and sophomore college students intensive and personalized medical, dental,  nursing, pharmacy and public health school preparation.

"UNMC'S SHPEP provides medical, dental, nursing, public health and physician assistant scholars with academic enrichment in the basic sciences and math, clinical experiences, career development activities, learning and study skills seminars, and a financial planning workshop."

Applications are accepted through the online application at the national SHPEP program website.

Program Dates: June 3, 2017 - July 15, 2017